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Professor Matinlinna, Jukka Pekka

BSc, CSc, MSc, PhD(Turku), FFDSApollonia, MRSC, MADM, MIADR


Matinlinna, Jukka Pekka

Title: Professor in Dental Materials Science 
Discipline area: Oral Rehabilitation 


Areas of Research Expertise

  1. Adhesion promotion in dentistry
  2. Ceramic materials, in particular zirconia, in dentistry and dental technology
  3. Titanium in dentistry and dental technology
  4. Silane chemistry applications in biomaterials research
  5. E-glass fibre-reinforced composites as novel biomaterials
  6. Finite element analysis
  7. Saliva chemistry

Faculty Research Group

Selected Latest Publications


  1. Homaei E, Farhangdoost K, Tsoi KH, Matinlinna JP & Pow EHN. Static and fatigue mechanical behavior of three dental CAD/CAM ceramics. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials 2016;59:304-313. doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2016.01.023
  2. Durgesh BH, Alhijji S, Hashem MI, Al Kheraif AA, Malash AM, Divakar DD, Al Shahrani OA, Al Asmari M & Matinlinna JP. Evaluation of an experimental silane primer system in promoting adhesion between orthodontic bracket and ceramic. Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering 2016;6:239-245. doi:10.1166/jbt.2016.1457
  3. Khan AA, Al Kheraif AA, Alhijji SM & Matinlinna JP. Effect of grit-blasting air pressure on adhesion strength of resin to titanium. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives2016;65:41-46. doi:10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2015.11.003
  4. WANG T, Tsoi KH & Matinlinna JP. A novel zirconia fibre-reinforced resin composite for dental use. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials 2016;53:151-160.doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2015.08.018
  5. Zhou CE, Kan CW, Yuen CWM, Matinlinna JP, Tsoi KH & Zhang Q. Plasma treatment applied in the pad-dry-cure process for making rechargeable antimicrobial cotton fabric that inhibits S. Aureus. Textile Research Journal 2015;. doi:10.1177/0040517515622147
  6. Perea L, Matinlinna JP, Tolvanen M & Vallittu PK. Fracture behavior of pontics of fiber-reinforced composite fixed dental prostheses. Dental Materials Journal 2015;34:746-753.doi:10.4012/dmj.2015-081
  7. Najeeb S, Khursid Z, Matinlinna JP, Siddiqui F, Nassani MZ & Baroudi K. Nanomodified Peek Dental Implants: Bioactive Composites and Surface Modification—A Review. International Journal of Dentistry 2015;2015:1-7. doi:10.1155/2015/381759
  8. Ho BJ, Tsoi KH, LIU D, Lung YK, Wong HM & Matinlinna JP. Effects of sandblasting distance and angles on resin cement bonding to zirconia and titanium. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives 2015;62:25-31. doi:10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2015.06.009
  9. Durgesh BH, Al Hijji S, Al Kheraif AA, Ramarkrishnaiah R, Basavarajappa S, Al Sharawy M & Matinlinna JP. A novel silane system as a primer for orthodontic bonding—A pilot study.International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives 2015;62:101-106.doi:10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2015.07.006
  10. Lin J, Zheng ZQ, Shinya A, Matinlinna JP & Botelho MG. Structural stability of posterior retainer design for resin-bonded prostheses: a 3D finite element study. Odontology2015;103:333-338. doi:10.1007/s10266-014-0173-2

Books and Chapters

  1. Matinlinna JP, Tsoi KH & Tian T. Editorship. In Program Booklet. The 4th Trilateral HKU-NDU-SU Dentistry Symposium 2015 "Emerging Topics in Dentistry".2015,pp.32 pages. 
  2. Lung YK & Matinlinna JP. Chapter 11: Surface Pretreatment Methods and Silanization. InHandbook of Oral Biomaterials (ed. Matinlinna J.P.).2014,pp.359-398. 
  3. Matinlinna JP. Chapter 12: Dental Silver Amalgam. In Dental Biomaterials - Principles and Applications (ed. Khurshid Z. & Sheikh Z.).2014,pp.145-151. 
  4. Matinlinna JP. . In .2014,. 
  5. Aboushelib MN & Matinlinna JP. Chapter 14: Zirconia in Implant Dentistry. In Handbook of Oral Biomaterials (ed. Matinlinna J.P.).2014,pp.459-476. 
  6. Choi AH & Matinlinna JP. Chapter 9: Nanocomposites for Biomedical and Dental Applications. In Hndbook of Functional Nanomaterials. Volume - Properties and Commercialization (ed. by Mahmood Aliofkhazraei).2014,pp.149-172. 
  7. Mustafa A & Matinlinna JP. Chapter 3: Materials in Dentistry. In Handbook of Oral Biomaterials (ed. Matinlinna J.P.).2014,pp.81-154. 
  8. Della Bona A & Matinlinna JP. Chapter 15: Bonding to Zirconia. In Handbook of Oral Biomaterials (ed. Matinlinna J.P.).2014,pp.477-516. 
  9. Lang NP & Matinlinna JP. Chapter 10: Titanium in Implant Dentistry. In Handbook of Oral Biomaterials (ed. Matinlinna J.P.).2014,pp.339-358. 
  10. Najeeb S & Matinlinna JP. Chapter 8: Dental Implants and their Surface Modifications. InDental Biomaterials - Principles and Applications, 2nd Edition (ed. Khurshid Z. & Sheikh Z.).2014,pp.80-86. 

Research Grants

Principal Investigator :

  1. 2015-2015: Novel modified mesoporous bioactive glass-coated titanium implants in bone regeneration and healing [Seed Funding Programme for Basic Research] (HKD43,000) 
  2. 2012-2013: Novel Bioceramic Nanocoatings under 3D FEA Nanoindentation [Seed Funding Programme for Basic Research] (HKD54,100) 
  3. 2011-2011: Alternative Novel Method for Silica-coating Dental Zirconia [Small Project Funding] (HKD51,588) 
  4. 2011-: Solid Titration Method for Exact Characterization of Ca-salts in Biological Mineralization Processes [General Research Fund (GRF)] (HKD655,700) 
  5. 2009-2011: Novel adhesion promotion concept for zirconia-resin bonding in dentistry [Seed Funding Programme for Basic Research] (HKD120,000) 

Co-Investigator :

  1. 2014-: Investigating the impact of Passive Fitness and Misfit in the risk of technical complications with implant supported Fixed Dental Prosthesis [General Research Fund (GRF)] (HKD484,978) (with Mattheos, Nikos et al) 
  2. 2013-: Surface characteristics of UV-treated titanium [Small Project Funding] (HKD68,578) (with LEUNG Katherine C M et al) 
  3. 2013-2014: Effect of nano-coating of zirconia on resin zirconia bonding [Small Project Funding] (HKD35,431) (with Lung, Christie Ying Kei et al) 
  4. 2010-2013: Arresting biodegradation of dentin bonded interface [General Research Fund (GRF)] (HKD493,000) (with YIU Cynthia K Y et al) 

Honours and Awards

  1. IADR SEA Research Category Award - Dental Materials - Laboratory Research International Association of Dental Research, Southeast Asia Division. 2015. Tsoi KH, Ho BJ, LIU D, Lung YK, Wong HM & Matinlinna JP. 
  2. 2nd runner-up of best poster, HKIDEAS, 2015, Hong Kong HKIDEAS, organized by Hong Kong Dental Association. 2015. Dian M, Tsoi KH & Matinlinna JP. 
  3. IADR Heraeus Kulzer Travel Award International Association for Dental Research (IADR).2014. ZHU J, Tsoi KH, Tang ATH, Hagg EUO & Matinlinna JP. 
  4. 1st Prize Poster Winner in the Category of Junior Researchers, Poster Conjoint Scientific Sessions The University of Hong Kong Faculty of Dentistry Sichuan University West China College of Stomatology, Chengdu, PR China, 24-25 Nov 2011.Effects of resin matrix composition on flexural properties of e-glass fiber reinforced composites. 2011. ZHANG M, Matinlinna JP, Botelho MG & Sailynoja ES. 
  5. Cytotoxicity effect of new primer materials by determing biological effects on human keratinocytes (hacat) cells Bronze Medal of the International Islamic University Malaysia Research, Invention and Innovation 2011 (IRIIE 2011). 2011. Mustafa AA, Mustafa MIA, Solachuddin JI & Matinlinna JP. 
  6. Titanium Dental Implant Versus Zirconia Dental Implant: A Three-dimensional Finite Element Study 2nd Hong Kong International Dental Expo and Symposium HKIDEAS, Hong Kong SAR, PR China, 3 - 5 June 2011 (Third Prize, the best from HKSAR). 2011. Choi AHF, Matinlinna JP & Ben-Nissan B. 


  1. Editorship (Program Booklet. The 4th Trilateral HKU-NDU-SU Dentistry Symposium 2015 "Emerging Topics in Dentistry") 2015
  2. () 2014
  3. Editorial Board (Open Dentistry Journal) 2014
  4. Editorial Board (Dental Materials) 2014
  5. Editorial Board (Open Journal of Applied Sciences) 2014
  6. Associate Editor (Journal of Clinical and Investigative Dentistry) 2014
  7. Editorial Board (Journal of Clinical and Investigative Dentistry) 2014
  8. Editorial Board (Reviews of Adhesion and Adhesives (RAA)) 2014
  9. Editorial Advisory Board (International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives (IJAA)) 2014
  10. Editorial Board (Journal of Surface Engineered Materials and Advanced Technology) 2014

Additional Academic Appointments

  1. Visiting Professor. King Saud University, College of Applied Medical Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi-Arabia 2013
  2. Visiting Professor. Universitas Gadjah Mada, Faculty of Dentistry, Yogyakarta, Indonesia2013
  3. Visiting Professor. Universitas Gadjah Mada, Faculty of Dentistry, Yogyakarta, Indonesia2012
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